Darren Helm of the Detroit Red Wings skates between the defense of Mark Eaton and Marc-Andre Fleury of the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game Two of the 2009 Stanley Cup Final. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/NHLI via Getty Images)
He seemed to thrive on his own and didn't really need any push from me. I certainly don't want to get in the way of the coaches. You see how that goes sometimes. I never really worried about it and just enjoyed the ride.
— David Ekblad on his son's [Aaron Ekblad] journey to the NHL, signing with the Florida Panthers